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Hastings - Bulverhythe Beach

Hastings, East Sussex

Hastings is an establisehed seaside resort with long sand and shingle beaches and plenty of facilities and entertainment.

Beach Type



Cafes restaurants
A promenade and a pier
Deckchair hire first aid
A lost child centre and schemes to prevent children from getting lost


Swimming and other watersports
Entertainments on the pier

Nature and Wildlife

Take Britain's steepest funicular railway up the cliffs to a stretch of countryside.

Water Quality

Not Tested




The beach is cleaned daily during summer and there are dog free zones.

Tourist Information Hastings TIC. Queens Square. Priory Meadow Hastings. East Sussex. TN34 1TL Tel: 01424 781111


Nearest town: Hastings
County: East Sussex
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8488, 0.534598
Postcode: TN38 0FD
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Hastings is situated on the South coast. head South on the A21 from London.

Public Transport

hastings beaches are served by local bus services. and the train station is near the beach.

Nearest Railway Stations

West St Leonards (Less than half a mile away)
St Leonards Warrior Square (About a mile and a half away)
Hastings (Approx. 2 miles away)
Bexhill (Approx. 2 miles away)
Ore (Approx. 3 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


There are several car parks situated adjacen to the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Keats Close, Hastings (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Sea Road, Hastings (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
West St Leonards Station, St Leonards-on-Sea (Long stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Marina, St Leonards-on-Sea (Short stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Crystal Square, Hastings (Medium stay).
About 1.2 miles away
St Leonards Warrior Square Station, St Leonards-on-Sea (Long stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Dogkennel Wood, Hastings (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
De La Warr Road, Bexhill-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
St. Margaret's Road, Hastings (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Travelodge Hastings, Hastings (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Hastings